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Nobel Prize-winning Economist Paul Krugman Says He Sees No Progress on Greek Debt Crisis

Nobel Prize Winner and Op-Ed Columnist for The New York Times, Paul Krugman, said in an extended interview he granted yesterday to Business Insider...

Eurogroup Chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem Talks from Both Sides of Mouth On Greek Debt and...

Speaking on Bloomberg from Davos, Eurogroup chief and Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem described the Greek government’s pension reform proposal as a serious one,...
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Soros Says EU in Throes of Collapse and Greek Problem Has No Solution

Speaking on Bloomberg from Davos, George Soros said that the European Union is facing an existential crisis and that the refugee crisis is leading...

Do Personalities Matter in Greek Politics?

The election of Kyriakos Mitsotakis as leader of Greece’s conservative New Democracy (ND) party could herald a new approach to Greek politics, or at...

Poorly Executed Negotiation Tactics Led to Syriza’s Capitulation, Says Harvard

Ever since the outbreak of the Greek debt crisis and the subsequent bailout programs that followed (the first one in May 2010 by the...
Greece in chains by a banker outside the European Commission

Is There Light at the End of the Tunnel for the Greek Crisis?

Ever since the Greek debt crisis erupted, back in late 2009, each successive government actively sought to defuse a sharp backlash against the bailout...

EU Vice President: Greece Needs Long – Term, Sustainable Pension System

Greece needs to build a long-term, sustainable, less fragmented and more just pension system, European Commission Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis told reporters on Monday. Dombrovskis spoke...

Greek Economy Minister is Certain of Economic Growth by End of 2016

"Greece will not become a tax haven. We will follow the road of European countries which maintain high tax rates," Economy Minister George Stathakis...

Greek Finance Minister Calls for a Deal on Greek Debt by March

Greece's Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said on Monday that a deal on the country's debt must be reached as quickly as possible, since any delays...

Paul Mason: Greece ‘a Laboratory of a New Kind of Europe’

Paul Mason, an economic editor for British broadcaster Channel 4 News and author of several books, among them “PostCapitalism- A guide to our Future,”...

IMF Chief Lagarde: ‘Total Debt Cancellation For Greece Is Not An Option’

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde stressed out that there is an urgent need for cash-strapped Greece’s unsustainable debt burden to be reconstructed. In an interview...

SYRIZA Leader Tsipras Urges Greeks To Get Rid Of Their ‘Hated Regime’

"Against us is the old political system that pushed the country into a tragedy, which built the regime that led to the bailouts. We...